Yale Center for British Art FREE ADMISSIONYear-round
Tuesday to Saturday, 10 am to 5 pm
Sunday, noon to 5 pm
(Closed on Mondays and on January 1, July 4, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, and Christmas Day.)
Spend the day exploring the culture, history and beauty of Yale University in New Haven - and make sure you include a stop at Yale Center for British Art. It's a public art museum and research institute for the study of British art and culture. Presented to Yale University by Paul Mellon (Yale College, Class of 1929), the Center houses the largest collection of British art outside the United Kingdom.
The Yale Center for British Art holds the largest and most comprehensive collection of British art outside the United Kingdom, presenting the development of British art and culture from the Elizabethan period to the present day. Together with the Reference Library, the Center's collections of paintings, sculpture, drawings, prints, rare books, and manuscripts provide an exceptional resource for understanding the story of British art.
Tours of the Center's collections and the landmark Louis I. Kahn building are offered on select on select Saturdays and Sundays through January 2014. All tours are free and reservations are not required.
Admission is always free and open to the public.
Take the Haven Line to New Haven-Union Station. Public transportation between Union Station and the New Haven Green is available by free shuttle (Monday–Friday) or CT Transit bus J5 or J7 (daily, $1.30).
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